Tag Archive | interwebs

Weekend Roundup: April 21-27

  Tweet of the Day: The Littlest PA: A Story of a Middle Child ——- Good news everybody! Ahem, I am now the newest contributor to Koobismo.com ( link to first article here ) a game fan sight made by fans and game designers alike. I sent a couple of game related re-prints to them […]

Weekend Roundup: March 17-23

  Tweet of the Day: How to Figure Out the Worst Thing That Can Happen to Your Character ——- Oh dear god, I’m playing another MMORPG, this time around it is the beta for Neverwinter (based on D&D 4E).  Thank god it is only a weekend thing, but still, think of the words, the poor, […]

Space for Rent: Five Easy Ways to Lose an Argument on the Interwebs

Tweet of the Day: Writer, Educate Thyself ——- This is going to be a short post, on account that I have very little to say. Except that it seems that on my little corner of the internet I’ve seen a a rise of idiocy and feel the need to combat it. Consider this my own […]

Weekend Roundup: June 17-23

Tweet of the Day: Tear for the Soulless ——- This has been a week fill with social commentary, mostly a reaction to some shenanigans on the interwebs that set off my anti-troll/bully alarm. The rest as they say is history. Time to share some of it: Sun: A Sunday post? And on Father’s Day no […]

NaNo 2011: Just in time

Tweet of the Day: Zombies of Portland: A Halloween Story ——- ——- That’s exactly how I feel. Bloody internet provider. Three days of nothing, nada, zilch! Lots of calls, no service until a few minutes ago. Frustrating to say the very least. And guess what NaNo started today and I haven’t uploaded a single word, […]

On Writing: Fan Fiction

Tweet of the Day: Exercise Your “What-if” Muscle ——– According to Wikipedia, fan fiction is: Fan fiction (alternately referred to as fanfiction, fanfic, FF, or fic) is a broadly-defined term for fan labor regarding stories about characters (or simply fictional characters) or settings written by fans of the original work, rather than by the original […]

TV Tropes Monday: Feigning Intelligence

Tweet of the Day: 3 Traits a Hero and Villain Should Share ——- We all met someone who pretended (or pretends) to be smarter than they really are. Admit it, you (and I) have found ourselves in a situation where we want to sound as smart if not smarter than the rooms average IQ. Denizens […]

Clearing the Deck-Week 2: Killing My Darlings

The 360 is back on. 😦 Tried to keep the streak but half way through the week I failed. Couldn’t  do it any more. Why? I sent an excerpt (first 450 words) of my first WIP to a contest, to see if I could snag an agent. Missed the first dateline, almost missed the second. […]